Laptop is not detecting external Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Disk Management Storage Last response: December 8, 2010 12:34 AM in Storage Share Anonymous a b D Laptop a b G Storage December 7, 2010 4:57:03 AM Hello, my laptop is not detecting external hardlisk(160 GB) even not in Disk Management... So, what I'll do? More about : laptop detecting external dEAne a b G Storage December 7, 2010 7:01:00 AM Make sure your external HDD is powered and the USB cable connecting the HDD to PC is plugged in securely, you may also try plugging it on other USB slot in your laptop. m 0 l house70 a b D Laptop a b G Storage December 8, 2010 12:34:06 AM Does the HDD have it's own power supply? If not, make sure it's plugged in a powered USB port. Not all the USB ports are capable of providing enough power to the HDD to spin it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLaptop not detecting SSD in external USB enclosure? Help! Forum SolvedMy laptop is not detecting my external hdd Forum External Hard drive (Small, WD), It is detecting when it is connecting to my laptop Forum SolvedExternal hard drive fine on laptop but all of a sudden not being detected on TV or Xbox Forum Sorry! Another SSD not detected in Laptop BIOS, only visible as External USB drive Forum I dropped my external hard disk and now my laptop just couldn't detect it. The is the green light on but not blinking. Can som Forum How to detect last 10 days files transfer from my laptop to any external hard dr Forum I dropped my external hard disk and my laptop can't detect it anymore Forum My laptop does not detect external monitor Forum My laptop detects external monitor but it wont show on external monitor screen Forum Solvedmy 500 gb toshiba external hard disk not detecting Forum My laptop doesn't detect an external microphone Forum 2nd External Drive not Detected on Laptop Forum External Maxtor detected on my Vista, but not Vista Vaio laptop Forum SolvedUSB Port not Detecting External Hard Drive Forum External hard disk detecting but not opening Forum USB front port gives power not detecting external HDD Forum pendrive and datacard is not detecting but external hardisk is detecting! please help Forum Solved1TB Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex external HD is not detecting by the computer but li Forum SolvedLaptop not detecting the right resolution for its own screen Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !